Bells on Bank St.


    Unlocking Christmas
    November 29, 2023
    7:15am - 8:45am
    Fairmont Chateau Laurier

    Table (10 spots): $250
    Ticket: $25


    Guest Speaker

    Christopher Gordon

    Penny Hicks

    Managing Director 
    The Globe and Mail

    Penny is a passionate sales and business leader with over 15 years of experience driving business growth in news and business, and women’s lifestyle media brands. She leads the advertising sales division at the Globe and Mail as Managing Director, Client Partnerships and has led some of Canada’s most iconic media brands including serving as the Publisher of Maclean’s, and Group Publisher of Chatelaine and Today’s Parent. She lives in Toronto with her husband, Simon, and two children, Hallie and Gavin.

    Philanthropic Panelist

    Camille Quenneville

    Angie Peters

    President & CEO
    Yonge Street Mission


    Angie’s career of 33 years began with 16 years as a senior executive in Telecommunications before she decided to shift her focus to investing in people who are marginalized. She founded and led ZOE Alliance, a for profit social enterprise that worked internationally, prior to joining YSM in 2013 as President and CEO. Since then she has set the organization on an intentional path toward the end of chronic poverty in Toronto by catalyzing collaboration and inspiring each of us to believe in the possibility of each person. 

    Guest Musician

    Denis Trottier

    Mike Janzen

    Composer | Pianist | Songwriter


    Melding jazz, pop and classical styles, Mike Janzen brings an imaginative and fresh voice to the current music scene. From soul-stirring songwriting to mesmerizing piano solos, Mike’s music is approachable and hits the deep places of the heart.